Ms. Berardo joined Kirby in 2016 and brings 10 years of non-profit communications, philanthropy, and fundraising experience, and 10 years of digital publishing / online product marketing experience to her role as Communications Director. She has worked for large and small organizations including Microsoft, eToys, Women.Com and most recently, the 1440 Foundation. Ms. Berardo is an active community member and volunteer. She was an elected Trustee of the Saratoga Union School Board, President of the Saratoga Education Foundation, and a former National Charity League member. She currently serves on the Board of Life Lab and is a frequent participant on district committees and working groups. She earned her B.A. in English and Psychology from the University of New Hampshire.